After entering the east side of Rocky Mountain National Park, follow the signs to the Bear Lake Parking lot (in summer, due to large numbers of visitors, a bus will take you there). From there it is a short hike to the lake.
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On a cold, rainy morning in October, 2006 nature's colors were muted but striking. There seemed to be a sense of eerie calm and mystery as the mist gradually hid the placid water of Bear Lake and the barren branches along the shore anticipated the coming winter.